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Upper East Side

New York City, NY
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High-rent neighborhood of New York City located along one side of Central Park, which is predominately residential with town homes and apartment buildings along with pricey shops, restaurants, and architectural gems such as the Guggenheim Museum and the Cooper-Hewitt.
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Upper East Side
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Upper East Side is quite popular as a residential address amongst locals and it also has some really nice restaurants. Its a nice place to hang out and if you are in this side of the town.

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Reviewed 9 May 2018

The UES is the center of NY Posh. Fifth Ave to Park Ave. have some of the most expensive housing in the city. Madison excels at really pricy shops. If you wonder about the prices, don't go in. The area abounds in fine restaurants, fine...More

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Reviewed 22 April 2018

We have stayed twice now in the upper eastside area, once 10 days and once 14 days. Absolutely wonderful neighbourhood.

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Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

The Upper East Side has some of the most exclusive addresses in NYC. There are many great restaurants in this area. Also, you have museums and Central Park. This is more of a bedroom community. A great place to raise a family.

Thank sushiguy79
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Reviewed 22 March 2018

No museum in the United States is as celebrated as the Metropolitan Museum of Art. The largest Art Museum in The United States this homage to the world of Art is spilling over with masterpieces from all over the world, including notable collections from Ancient...More

Thank efexinteriors
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Reviewed 16 March 2018

We did an Uptown sightseeing tour of New York and part of the tour included coming down the Upper East Side which borders Central Park. After the tour we made our way back to this affluent neighbourhood. This area also houses the 'Museum Mile'. We...More

Thank thetravellingmanUk
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Reviewed 22 February 2018

The Upper East Side is a neighborhood between Central Park- Fifth Avenue, 59th Street, the East River, and 96th Street. Once known as the Silk Stocking District, it is now one of the most affluent neighborhoods in New York City. The Upper East Side is...More

Thank Maggi713
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Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

Some if the best museums are here like me met, bruer and the neue. All world class places. A number of Lessie known ones are here too as well as a myriad of restaurants suited to all tastes and pocket books. Another attraction are fabulous...More

Thank Allan S
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Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

Lots of residence buildings around here. The Museum mile is here including the MET and the Ukranian Institute

Thank Samuel D
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Reviewed 7 January 2018

An amazing universe on it's own right, from 5th avenue with its panache to Madison with the fancy stores and Lex & 3rd for us the regular people, with lots of businesses and interests and lots of ethnic restaurants, one better (and more expensive then...More

Thank Zhiv
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Upper East Side
Combining quiet residential neighbourhoods that have
easy access to Central Park with world-famous cultural
institutions, the Upper East Side is one of the most
livable places in the city. Along beautiful Fifth
Avenue, you’ll find Museum Mile, which houses many of
the nation's most famous attractions in a single
stretch, like The Metropolitan Museum of Art and the
Guggenheim Museum. Walk a few blocks into the
...More
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